By, NICOLA MCDOUGALL. It’s a sad fact that there are no suburbs within about 50 kilometres of the Sydney CBD with a median house price of less than $500,000. Head north to Queensland, however, and the Sunshine State capital still boasts middle-ring suburbs with house medians under the half a million dollar mark – no wonder interstate migration is booming. Domain Group data shows there are still 17 suburbs in the Brisbane City Council area with median house prices under $500,000, with some just nine or 10 kilometres from the CBD. Read More Here